Great Run News

CHARITY FUNDRAISERS LINE UP ALONGSIDE 10,000 IN BRISTOL Thousands expected at Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon Man Who Battled Back From Sepsis Will Run In Bristol A man who nearly died from sepsis two years ago but managed to make a miraculous recovery is set to take on his first half marathon this September. What To Expect At The Great Bristol Half Marathon Here’s everything to expect from the Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon event day on Sunday 23 September, from the course, entertainment and cheering points, to post-event rewards for runners! Gemma Aims For Bristol Half After Stroke At 29 Gemma Green had to learn to walk and talk again after she suffered a stroke when she was just 29-years-old. She is set to take on her biggest challenge to date after signing up to the Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon. Son To Run With Dad After Miraculous Recovery A teenager and his dad are set to take on the Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon this autumn to raise money for the hospital that saved his life after he suffered a major head injury while playing in a football match. Mum Sheds Almost Six Stone To Take On Bristol Half Sarah Byfield lost almost six stone in order to change her life and take on a sky dive. She's now set to run the Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon this autumn. Inspirational Rob Camm Signs Up For Great Bristol Half Rob Camm is tetraplegic and A rugby player was left paralysed from the neck down following a car crash. He has signed up to take part in this year’s Simplyhealth Great Bristol Half Marathon with the help of a specialist off-road wheelchair.